Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1(of a tree or plant) having parts that grow out from the trunk or from a bough:‘a tall, branched plant with flowers’[in combination] ‘many trees are bare-branched already’
- 1.1 Having lateral extensions or subdivisions extending from the main part:‘the elaborate branched antlers of the stag’‘a branched network’
- 1.1 Having lateral extensions or subdivisions extending from the main part:
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.